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Andrea Macasaet to Make Solo Concert Debut at Chelsea Table + Stage in January Photo Andrea Macasaet to Make Solo Concert Debut at Chelsea Table + Stage in January
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 29, 2022

CHELSEA TABLE + STAGE – New York’s newest hotspot for intimate dining and extraordinary music – will present the solo concert debut of Andrea Macasaet, one of the original Broadway stars of SIX the Musical, on Sunday, January 29, 2023 at 7:00 PM.

The Skivvies to Celebrate New Holiday Album SLEIGH MY NAME at Chelsea Table + Stage Photo The Skivvies to Celebrate New Holiday Album SLEIGH MY NAME at Chelsea Table + Stage
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 23, 2022

CHELSEA TABLE + STAGE will present The Skivvies to ring in the holidays with their album release shows “Sleigh My Name,” for two performances, Saturday December 17 and Sunday, December 18, both at 7:00 PM.

Wilson Jermaine Heredia to Perform Two Shows at Chelsea Table + Stage Photo Wilson Jermaine Heredia to Perform Two Shows at Chelsea Table + Stage
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 15, 2022

CHELSEA TABLE + STAGE will present a special concert from Wilson Jermaine Heredia, the Tony Award-winning star of Broadway’s Rent – for two shows only, Tuesday, November 29 and Tuesday, December 6, both at 7:00 PM.

Matt Doyle and The Whiskey 5 to Bring MAKE THE SEASON BRIGHT to Chelsea Table + Stage Photo Matt Doyle and The Whiskey 5 to Bring MAKE THE SEASON BRIGHT to Chelsea Table + Stage This Holiday Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 9, 2022

CHELSEA TABLE + STAGE will present the return of Tony Award winner Matt Doyle for a special holiday show on Monday, December 19 at 7:00 PM. Following his acclaimed, sold-out run this summer at the venue, Doyle will be joined by his band, The Whiskey 5, to celebrate his album, Make the Season Bright.

BARBRA & LIZA LIVE! Starring Steven Brinberg and Rick Skye to Make New York Debut at  Photo BARBRA & LIZA LIVE! Starring Steven Brinberg and Rick Skye to Make New York Debut at Chelsea Table + Stage
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 3, 2022

CHELSEA TABLE + STAGE will present “Barbra & Liza Live!,” starring Steven Brinberg (“Simply Barbra”) and Rick Skye (“A Slice O’Minnelli”), on Monday, November 21 at 7:00 PM. After sell-out shows in London and Dublin, Brinberg and Skye are celebrating these two icons together for the first time in New York.

PITCH PERFECT's Shelley Regner to Perform with Elmo Zapp at Chelsea Table + Stage in  Photo PITCH PERFECT's Shelley Regner to Perform with Elmo Zapp at Chelsea Table + Stage in November
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 28, 2022

CHELSEA TABLE + STAGE will present a special evening with Shelley Regner and Elmo Zapp on Thursday, November 10 at 7:00 PM. Regner, best known for the Pitch Perfect franchise, and Zapp, lauded for his work on Cruel Intentions: The ‘90s Musical, are teaming up for their debut duet performance.

Brandon Victor Dixon to Appear at MUSE/IQUE's SUNSET ON SUNSET in November Photo Brandon Victor Dixon to Appear at MUSE/IQUE's SUNSET ON SUNSET in November
by Blair Ingenthron - Oct 23, 2022

MUSE/IQUE will conclude its adventurous yearlong concert series, L.A. Composed: A Festival of Los Angeles Music. Each concert of L.A. Composed focusses on a different street and the music that is associated with it. Sunset on Sunset, a musical journey into the center of L.A.'s soul, will be performed Saturday, November 12 and Sunday, November 13 at 7:30pm at historic Union Station.

DanceHouse Presents Louise Lecavalier's New Solo Work STATIONS Next Month Photo DanceHouse Presents Louise Lecavalier's New Solo Work STATIONS Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Oct 19, 2022

DanceHouse, in partnership with SFU Woodward's Cultural Programs, presents the legendary Louise Lecavalier in her latest contemporary solo work Stations from November 23–26, 2022 at the Fei & Milton Wong Experimental Theatre at the Goldcorp Centre for the Arts.

Randy Edelman Returns To Chelsea Table And Stage With A Pre-Christmas Extravaganza, D Photo Randy Edelman Returns To Chelsea Table And Stage With A Pre-Christmas Extravaganza, December 23
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 18, 2022

Randy Edelman will celebrate the soundscape of his musical career with his sparkling and touching piano concert. He will be transporting his audience to echoes of the familiar with arrangements of his movie scores from 'The Last of the Mohicans' to 'My Cousin Vinny.' He will also sing his new hit single 'Pretty Girls.'

Loren Smith to Make NYC Debut With THE LOVE SHOW at Chelsea Table + Stage in November Photo Loren Smith to Make NYC Debut With THE LOVE SHOW at Chelsea Table + Stage in November
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 14, 2022

CHELSEA TABLE + STAGE will present vocalist and songwriter Loren Smith on Saturday, November 19 at 7:00 PM. The international touring artist will make his New York debut with “The Love Show” after sold-out West Coast performances.

Frank Zappa Videos

VIDEO: Alex Winter Talks About His Frank Zappa Documentary on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE! Videoplay
VIDEO: Alex Winter Talks About His Frank Zappa Documentary on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE!

by Stage Tube - Nov 19, 2020

Alex talks about directing for our show, some of the crazy segments he did, pranking Uncle Frank, making a movie with Mr.T, and his new Frank Zappa documentary.

Madfish Present Ultimate Box Set 'Unburied Treasure' Videoplay
Madfish Present Ultimate Box Set 'Unburied Treasure'

by Abigail Charpentier - Nov 4, 2019

Madfish proudly present the ultimate box set of Gentle Giant music - Unburied Treasure. Highly regarded in the prog-rock world for the 12 albums they released between 1970 and 1980, this comprehensive set sees the band's catalogue augmented by 15 new concert albums: seven never previously released, seven never previously officially released and one never previously released on CD. The 30-disc total also includes two posthumous live/outtake albums and a Blu-ray bonus disc. Also included are books, posters, replica promotional items and much more.

YELLOW SOUND LABEL's 'Jukebox Saloon Vol. 2' Out Now Videoplay
YELLOW SOUND LABEL's 'Jukebox Saloon Vol. 2' Out Now

by Abigail Charpentier - Sep 27, 2019

YELLOW SOUND LABEL has announced that Jukebox Saloon Vol. 2, featuring Chicago-based vocalist Colby Beserra and New York keyboard whiz Dan Lipton, is available in digital and streaming formats starting today, Friday, September 27. Beserra and Lipton bring their strong musicality and love of a good song to the Jukebox Saloon. Inspired by the classic Tony Bennett/Bill Evans duo records, a pair of pros strips down and re-engineers their favorite songs with a sense of musical adventure. They create unique, jazzed-out interpretations of songs you know and songs they'd like you to hear. Jukebox Saloon Vol. 2 is available to stream on Spotify, Apple Music and other music services.

Pew Center Announces 53 New Grants for Philadelphia Artists & Organizations
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2017

The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage today announced 53 grants in support of the Philadelphia region's cultural organizations and artists. The 2017 awards total more than $10.3 million and provide funding for 12 new Pew Fellowships, 39 Project grants, and two Advancement grants.

STAGE TUBE: Trailer - Edinburgh International Festival 2013
by Stage Tube - Aug 7, 2013

The 2013 Edinburgh International Festival invites you to embark upon a journey inspired by the way technology seizes and shifts our perceptions of a world, translated by such visionaries as J S Bach, Samuel Beckett or Richard Burton, John Cage, Jean Cocteau or Francois Couperin, Leonardo da Vinci or Allen Ginsberg, Sergei Prokofiev or Nam June Paik, Karlheinz Stockhausen, Iannis Xenakis or Frank Zappa. Click below to watch a trailer for this year's festival!


Frank Zappa Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Frank Zappa written?
Frank Zappa has written 1 shows including Absolutely Free (Composer/Lyricist).